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About James Guyette

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James Guyette is a contributing editor for LP Gas.

Posts by James Guyette

Heating season delivers steady US propane market, global uncertainty Posted on 21 Apr 2022 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

The U.S. propane market saw a steady heating season, but uncertainty surrounding the war in Ukraine has added volatility to the global LPG market. Read more»

Winter preview: Disruptive conditions persist Posted on 16 Nov 2021 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

This winter, propane companies are planning ahead to ease fears of price spikes and supply shortages, among other factors. Read more»

Upfitted van brings propane equipment offerings on-site Posted on 15 Sep 2021 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

Marshall Excelsior Co. has deployed a customized van to take its sales presentations direct to the customer base for in-person discussions. Read more»

Propane generators ease power outage anxieties Posted on 10 Aug 2021 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

Propane generators can ease power outage anxieties by producing a reliable energy supply when the nation’s antiquated electrical grid stalls. Read more»

Steel shortage curtails propane tank supplies Posted on 13 Jul 2021 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

Propane marketers are being advised to order customer-bound propane tanks as soon as possible due to a shortage of steel and other key commodities. Read more»

Propane prevails as reliable fuel during 2020-21 winter Posted on 05 Apr 2021 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

Propane came to the rescue for many residents during a winter marked by the COVID-19 pandemic and extreme weather events. Read more»

Tank size selection requires pre-installation assessment Posted on 09 Nov 2020 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

Connecting customers with a correctly sized propane tank is a process containing several variables that retailers need to address. Read more»

Tertiary storage capacity fills needs during peak demand periods Posted on 19 Oct 2020 in the Current Issue & Featured & From the Magazine categories.

Propane retailers can set aside extra propane by filling customers’ on-site tanks with more gallons than they typically draw during a particular time period. Read more»

Retailers advised on factors that could impact supply this winter Posted on 28 Sep 2020 in the Current Issue & Featured categories.

In what has been an especially unpredictable year, propane retailers are now looking ahead to winter to prepare for heating season in a variety of ways. Read more»

Tankers ride the rails to supply retailers’ winter propane needs Posted on 25 Sep 2020 in the Current Issue & Featured categories.

Maintaining an adequate supply of railroad-routed propane, and the necessary amount of tanker cars to haul it, is critical to fulfill U.S. propane needs. Read more»